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2021 WORLD’S BEST | INDEX

AUTO. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PG 3 - 4 COMMUNITY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PG 5 - 13 EATS AND DRINK. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PG 14 - 19 FINANCIAL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PG 20 - 21 FOR THE HOME. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PG 22 - 24 HEALTH & WELLNESS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PG 25 - 30 PROFESSIONAL SERVICES. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PG 31 - 39 RETAIL & SHOPPING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . PG 40 - 48 This year’s annual Wenatchee World’s Best is bigger and better than ever – and it’s all because of you! The 2021 campaign saw huge voter turnout to support the best that our area has to offer. Our two-step nomination and voting stages this year created more opportunities for businesses, organizations, parks and people to get on the ballot and you put them there. Round 1 had over 13,000 nominations of more than 2,300 businesses, people, and places. Round 2 saw over 115,000 votes for the top 5 from each category. The past 15 months has been a crazy time for everyone. This year we are celebrating the winners of each of 133 categories as well as the top two runners up. We want to celebrate all of them this year with gratitude, showing some love for their perseverance and ability to rise above during these difficult times. We shifted in 2021, with a deep desire to celebrate more personally while minding the changing protocols and people’s varying states of comfort with inperson gatherings. Our event, Thursday evening at Pybus Market, had a limited number of guests for food and refreshments inside the LocalTel Event Center and a podium for all attending winners outside on the adjacent patio. This section shines a light on the winners. Throughout the year you will see their banners in front of their businesses, logos in their social media posts, certificates on the walls and even window decals in their storefronts. Thanks go to The Wenatchee World Advertising staff for their exceptional efforts this year, the community of businesses, organizations, people and places in the Wenatchee Valley, and to our readers who keep us strong every day. I know you will continue to support our local businesses and organizations. Enjoy the 2021 Wenatchee World’s Best! Sean Flaherty, Publisher

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AUTOMOTIVE | 2021 WORLD’S BEST

Cascade Auto Center

“Thank you Wenatchee for 40+ years of business and your continued trust in what we do.” Cascade Autocenter has been in business for 41 years. Their customers most value their transparent and upfront sales process, their accessible and friendly parts/service departments, and their involvement in and commitment to the local community. Recently, Chevrolet, Cadillac, and Subaru have all committed to an electric future and Cascade Autocenter is working with them to prepare their dealership and community for the emergence of mainstream electric vehicle use. When owner Steve Baldock is asked what his proudest moment as a business owner is, Baldock says “The proudest moment, really ends up being multiple moments. The most gratifying thing is what we’ve been able to do, in large part because of our success in running a business. We’ve been able to give back to our community in a number of ways, and help employees or customers in times of need.”.

BEST NEW AUTO DEALERSHIP WINNER: Cascade Auto Center FINALIST: Sangster Motors FINALIST: Town Toyota

BEST AUTO DETAILING WINNER: Wenatchee Detail Man FINALIST: Big T’s Auto Detailing FINALIST: Wenatchee Auto Detail

(509) 664-5167

www.cascadeautocenter.com

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Midvalley Automotive “My wife and I were thrilled to learn that Midvalley Automotive was voted the Best Auto Repair in the Wenatchee Valley. We accept this honor with deep appreciation.” Midvalley Automotive has been in business for 12 years. Their customers value their honesty and quick turnaround, as well as BEST how personable the AUTO REPAIR Midvalley Automotive WINNER: Midvalley Automotive team is. They have gotten to know many FINALIST: High Tech Automotive of their customers FINALIST: Cascade Auto Center over the years. Owner Midvalley Automotive has opened a Sean Hartnett says his proudest moment as a business 2nd location for transmission repair owner would have to be looking and service and will be opening a back and knowing that he and his wife started the business from the new shop in the next 1-2 years. ground up 12 years ago. With the support of their customers and their www.midvalleyautocare.com hard working team, they were able to purchase land for their own shop. (509)663-1545

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Doghouse Motorsports “Thank you to all our customers and friends. Remember.... Work Hard and Play Harder.” Doghouse Motorsports has been in business for 10 years. Owner Duane Marker’s proudest moment as a business owner is knowing that they have the best employees, customers, and products. Doghouse Motorsport’s customers value the tenured and knowledgeable Staff and outstanding products and brands. DogHouse has added a few lines to what they are currently offering. They still have the Honda, Honda Power Equipment, CanAm, SeaDoo, Ski-Doo lineup as well! Doghouse Motorsports also carries Husqvarna Motorcycles, UBCO Electric Utility Motorcycles, and Intense E-Assist Mountain Bikes.

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We’ve been in business since 2008 for your efficient vehicle repairs, competitive rates and professional employees BEST POWERSPORTS STORE WINNER: Doghouse Motorsports FINALIST: Wenatchee Powersports FINALIST: Cashmere Powersports

www.doghouse-motorsports.com (509)663-0075

Good, honest people with experts to help and advise your automotive needs. They are budget conscious and up front explaining repair options. Highly recommend to at least give them a try. - George Bean These guys are awesome!! Got my car back pretty quick, they had got the issue fixed without me finding something else wrong, and they did it for exactly what they quoted despite having to buy a specialty tool for the application. I highly recommend to anyone. Thank you guys for fixing my baby!! - Weston Wilkinson


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2021 WORLD’S BEST | AUTOMOTIVE COMMUNITY

Sangster Motors

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"Caring about your family brings you back to ours!" Sangster Motors has been in business for 31 years. At Sangster Motors, customers are treated like family BEST in all departments of the USED AUTO DEALERSHIP dealer. Don Sangster’s WINNER: Sangster Motors proudest moment as a business owner is having FINALIST: Cascade Autocenter his sons and a grandson, FINALIST: Pat Armstrong Ford who work hard in the business, as part of the like to say Thank You to the team. Stop by Sangster Wenatchee Valley for all of Motors to check out the new your votes and participation GMC HummerEV (First in the community. all-electric supertruck) and www.sangstermotors.com even more electric vehicles soon. Sangster Motors would (509)662-6134

“Thank you very much to our volunteers, families, booster club, and community!” Wenatchee High School has been educating students since 1909. The Wenatchee High School Band has been under current music director, Jim Kovach, since 1999. Covid has BEST thrown many changes BAND OR MUSICIAN and challenges over this past year: Our green WINNER: Wenatchee High School Band practice pods, playing face FINALIST: Nate Weakly Project masks, bell covers, and so FINALIST: Jumper Flats much more. However, the students take pride in their together to the Pybus Event Center. enthusiasm for music, for excellence and Please contact Wenatchee High School for our community! Music director Jim if you'd like more information. Kovach’s proudest moment was when the Golden Apple Band swept ALL www.wenatcheeschools.org categories and awards at the Auburn (509)663-8117 Veteran's Field Show and Parade. On Thursday June 10th, the band will march

BEST TIRE SHOP WINNER: Les Schwab FINALIST: Discount Tire FINALIST: Costco

www.lesschwab.com (509) 662-4427

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Chris Clark Wenatchee Wild Hockey “First I would like to congratulate everyone that was nominated. While I am very humbled to receive this honor, I get to work with 5-6 other coaches every day who are all deserving of this honor as well. I would like to share this with them and all the great coaches in the valley that dedicate their time to helping athletes.” Chris Clark has been coaching the Wenatchee Wild for 13 years. “I believe the fans value the fan and player interaction, the in-game entertainment, and watching each player grow during the season.” says Clark. Clark’s proudest moment is watching their student athletes have success and when they get their commitment to the

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college of their choosing.

BEST COACH WINNER: Chris Clark, Head Coach - Wenatchee Wild FINALIST: Ron Stone FINALIST: Mike Osborn

Wenatchee Wild Hockey is preparing for the 21-22 season. They have had two very good prospect camps and look forward to their final camp in July. www.wenatcheewildhockey.com (509)888-7825

“It is my great pleasure to be in a position to work with the wonderful and very generous people of Wenatchee Valley and pay it forward to many other families, children, couples, and individuals in our valley.” Laurie Flarity-White started The Little Essentials Pantry with Tracy Faulkner Carlson and Michelle Shermer. The idea is that they are a cart or a cabinet for people to be able to get just one or two meals and household supplies from them. They are attempting to fulfill a small need and supplement other programs in the valley, not substitute for the food banks. They also attempted to build in

Hale Park Off Leash Area “The City is proud to offer a variety of recreational amenities for our residents, including our furry friends. We’re honored to have Hale Park recognized by the community it serves.” The Hale Park Off Leash Area opened in 2017 in the Wenatchee Valley. The offBEST leash portion of Hale Park is DOG PARK the first off-leash dog park in the Wenatchee Valley; the off- WINNER: Hale Park Off Leash Area leash area provides local and FINALIST: Wenatchee Confluence State Park visiting dog owners a place to FINALIST: Dawg Pound Dog Park Off-Leash socialize with their dogs in a safe environment. The city is proud to have finished construction of Hale Park; this project redeveloped a vacant parcel into a community asset to be enjoyed for years to come. www.wenatcheewa.gov/services/ parks-recreation-and-cultural-services 509-888-3284

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BEST DATE SPOT WINNER: McGlinn’s Public House FINALIST: Shakti’s FINALIST: Tastebuds Coffee & Wine

some anonymity to the process for those who are uncomfortable asking for help. They started with just one Little Essentials Pantry, located at First United Methodist Church in Wenatchee, and now have 8 operating free BEST pantries with 3 more planned to open very COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER soon! Flairty-White is WINNER: Laurie Flarity-White very thankful to this FINALIST: Karen Bruggman community and very proud to live here! She FINALIST: Linda Herald estimates that they have supplies) throughout the all provided upwards of past year. Thank you all so 300,000 or more meals (and necessary household much!

BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE WINNER: EZ’s Burger Deluxe FINALIST: Springwater Insurance Group FINALIST: Merry Maids

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Ballard Ambulance “Being chosen as the World’s Best in the first 2 years that the First Responder category has been offered is both humbling and an honor. We are a family owned and operated business and we treat everyone as though they are our family.”. Ballard Ambulance has been in business for 54 years. Their customers most value the exceptional service and trust that their entire team provides. Ballard Ambulance customers appreciate the “Tradition of Trust” that has been carried on since the beginning in 1967. When asked what their proudest moment as business owners were, Shawn and Scott Ballard responded “There aren’t a lot of private ambulance providers left in Washington State so we’re proud of the fact that we’re still here, still going strong because this community has supported us for all these years.” Ballard Ambulance would like to thank everyone who voted them World’s Best First Responder.

BEST MASCOT

WINNER: Walt the Wolf - Wenatchee Wild FINALIST: Elsa at Pool to Spa Services FINALIST: Applesox Coyote

BEST FIRST RESPONDER WINNER: Ballard Ambulance FINALIST: Lifeline Ambulance FINALIST: Chelan County Fire District

www.ballardambulance.com (509) 662-5111

BEST ENTERTAINMENT VENUE WINNER: Numerica Performing Arts Center FINALIST: Gorge Ampitheatre FINALIST: Gateway Cinema

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“We are thankful our fans still think about Walt enough to vote him World’s Best. We can't wait to have him out at events again.” The Wenatchee Wild has been in operation for 13 years. Customers most value the entertainment that the Wenatchee Wild provides, “As Walt, it is amazing that everyone in the valley recognizes him no matter how avid of a hockey fan they are.” Owners David and Lisa White say that after a year off they are excited to open back up to entertain the Wenatchee Valley! Walt can't wait to see his friends and family.

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WINNER: Hailey Van Lith - Cashmere FINALIST: Carl Montoya FINALIST: Brianna Talley - Eastmont

Our thanks to you for taking the time and casting your vote for us as your Preferred First Responder. Again. We’re grateful...and humbled. Please realize our commitment remains to provide the finest personnel, leading edge equipment, and dedication to always be there for you. As we have for over five decades.

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La Vie En Coffee Bar & Bakery

“Some like it hot!” La Vie En Coffee Bar & Bakery is new to the Wenatchee Valley, opening in October of 2020. Since opening, owners Lynze Plunkett & Rebecca Watkins say their customers have most appreciated the customer service and gourmet European coffee and baked goods. Plunkett & Watkins say their proudest moment as business owners was being successful during COVID-19, which is no small feat for a new business. When asked what was new with their business, Plunkett & Watkins responded ‘Every day is new!”

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www.lavieencoffeebarbakery.com (425)830-7606

BEST GOLF COURSE WINNER: Highlander Golf Course

BEST NON PROFIT

FINALIST: Three Lakes Golf Course

WINNER: Wenatchee Valley Humane Society

FINALIST: Wenatchee Golf & Country Club

FINALIST: Okandogs

www.highlandergc.com (509) 884-4653

BEST HIKE WINNER: Saddle Rock Trailhead FINALIST: Silver Falls FINALIST: Colchuck Lake Trailhead

(509) 667-9708

BEST NEW BUSINESS

FINALIST: Alatheia Riding Center

“The moral compass of this community is reflected in the way that it cares for its WINNER: La Vie En Coffee Bar & Bakery animals and supports it's humane society. FINALIST: Axe Bliss Axe Throwing This award goes to our exceptional staff, passionate volunteers, and the support of FINALIST: The Time Capsule our community.” Wenatchee Valley Humane Society has been in business for 54 years. The customers of Wenatchee Valley Humane Society value strengthening the human-animal bond.The proudest moment for Dawn Davies, owner, could be building the new 3 million dollar shelter, or the new veterinarian clinic, but what she is most proud of is what happens inside of those buildings; which is saving lives. The newly remodeled and expanded veterinarian clinic provides exceptional medical care to shelter animals BEST and also provides low cost LODGING spay and neuter surgeries and WINNER: Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort other basic services to income FINALIST: Spring Hill Suites qualified pet owners, keeping people and pets together and FINALIST: Two Rivers Lodge out of the shelter. Davies says that winning ‘Best Non-Profit’ www.sleepinglady.com is a great way to kick off her (509) 888-9900 retirement. www.wenatcheehumane.org (509)662-9577


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Hagadone Directories - Wenatchee The Black Book Valley Museum & Cultural Center “It's a great honor to be a local business and named the "World’s Best Phone Book.” Hagadone Directories - The Black Book has been in business for 30 years. Their customers value the ease and convenience to find names and phone numbers. Recently, Hagadone Directories - The Black Book has incorporated digital marketing into their practice. Bob Burton says his proudest moment as manager is when customers tell them about all the calls they receive from their phone book.

www.blackphonebook.com (509)888-6656

BEST PHONE BOOK WINNER: Hagadone Directories-The Black Book FINALIST: Frontier Online Phone Directories

“We are honored to receive the World's Best Place to View Art.” The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center was founded in 1939 and has been in business for 89 years. The community values the innovative ways in which The Wenatchee Valley Museum gathers, engages, and educates people to celebrate and preserve the history, arts, sciences, and rich diversity BEST of our region. They are humbled by the PLACE TO VIEW ART incredible generosity the Wenatchee Valley WINNER: Wenatchee Valley community showed the museum this past Museum & Cultural Center year. This support helped ensure that their FINALIST: Two Rivers Art Gallery virtual doors stayed open, and their staff FINALIST: Pybus Public Market was able to continue their work to serve their mission. This speaks to the value the community places in our museum as a key connection to our past and a relevant link to our future. www.wenatcheevalleymuseum.org (509)888-6240

Blossom Valley/ Blossom Creek “We so greatly enjoy the honor of being able to care for our residents and are eternally grateful that they, as well as their family, our staff, and community members voted for us. We are proud to be the Blossoms and we could not do it without all the dedicated love and support of others.” Blossom Valley opened as a campus, over 20 years ago. Blossom Creek opened in 2001 Blossom Valley in 2005. Their customers value the care and services that they offer their residents and their family members. Executive director, Tricia Sapp, says “My proudest moment as an Executive Director is seeing the smiles on our residents, staff and families faces when interacting in our community. We are a big family here and the relationships are priceless. To be able to enhance the quality of an individual's life and be a part of their family is the greatest gift”. Blossom Valley/Blossom

BEST SENIOR COMMUNITY WINNER: Blossom Creek & Blossom Valley FINALIST: Fieldstone Memory Care FINALIST: Riverwest Retirement Community

Creek is grateful to have had their vaccination clinics and to be able to have visitors in their buildings again. They look forward to getting back to some sort of a norm. “Fifth year in a row we have won World’s Best senior living!. ” says Sapp. www.seniorlifestyle.com/findcommunity/?place=wenatchee, wa (509)667-0990


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Jim Kovach Wenatchee High School “I'm pleasantly amazed! Thank you to our volunteers, boosters and Wenatchee Valley community.” Jim Kovach started teaching around 1987, and has been at Wenatchee High School since 1999. Kovach says he loves the students, and loves good music and it all seems to work together. The newest challenge he has faced is Covid and the curves it has thrown into education. “I am watching with curiosity about how much technology has expanded into education.” says Kovach. Kovach’s proudest moment as a teacher is when the kids are rewarded for all their hard BEST work. www.wenatcheeschools.org (509)663-8117

TEACHER WINNER: Jim Kovach - Wenatchee High School FINALIST: Maggie Whiteman - Eastmont High School FINALIST: Bailee Loewen - Mission View Elementary School

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Pybus Public Market “We are honored to be presented with these two awards. We strive to be a place where our community can gather as well as bring their friends and family to give them the unique experience that the market provides.” Pybus Public Market has been in business for 9 years. Their customers value most the unique experience they receive when coming to the market and also that it’s a place where the community gathers. As we all know, 2020 was one of the hardest years for the economy. Pybus Public Market is proud to say that all of their tenants have survived through the pandemic and are coming back stronger than ever. They are extremely grateful to their community for supporting all of them and continuing to keep it local! Pybus is so excited that they are able to continue to reopen and pleased to announce that new market hours will be coming June 1st! Stay tuned for more information via the Pybus Public Market website and newsletter. www. pybuspublicmarket.org (509)888-3900

BEST TOURIST ACTIVITY WINNER: Pybus Public Market FINALIST: Aplets & Cotlets Candy Kitchen FINALIST: Rocky Reach Dam Visitor Center

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Pybus Public Market Pybus Public Market is a local gem within the Wenatchee Valley. Filled with artisans of all varieties, from bakers, to woodmakers, Pybus has it all. Pybus Public Market was voted World’s Best tourist activity and place to buy a gift. Marketing and Events Manager, Katie Atkinson, says one of the reasons Pybus is a great gift buying location is because of their Pybus Bucks, which are $5 wooden tokens that can be purchased and used at any of the vendor locations within the market. Pybus also offers farmers markets and artisan markets, which the tokens can be used at as well. When asked what makes Pybus the best tourist activity, Atkinson says, “It’s a unique spot, and it brings the community together as well. Locals feel pride when they get to show their friends and family from out of town, and it provides Wenatchee’s tourists with a variety of local businesses and industries at once.”. Pybus was originally a steel company within the Valley constructed in the 1940’s. Atkinson says the history

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is part of the market’s appeal, for visitors to see how the steel company has since become an immersive community experience. Pybus is different from other public markets because “The tenants have a close relationship, like one big family, and work as a whole to create the family friendly atmosphere Pybus is known for.”, says Atkinson. Pybus wants the community to know that they pride themselves on being a community based organization, and strive to serve their customers well. Photo and story by Sarah Lafferty

Stage Kids has been in business for 7 years. Their customers value growth, community, theater, hard work, and FUN! “It sounds cliché, but when your business is helping kids push themselves and encourage each other to grow and to come together to create something so much bigger and better than any of us could achieve on our own, you have "proudest moments" every single day.” Stage Kids has grown so much since they started 7 years ago, and are really focused now on scaling their operations to sustain the incredible demand for their programs. They also have new classes, new shows, new instructors, new kids, and new exciting partnerships to help even more kids develop the life skills, values, and relationships for a bright future through the proven power of musical theater! For anyone who

BEST THEATRICAL GROUP WINNER: Stage Kids FINALIST: Riverside Playhouse Music Theatre of Wenatchee FINALIST: Wenatchee High School

would like to join Stage Kids in "building characters, one child at a time", they have an opportunity for you! Volunteer! Donate! Sponsor a kid! See a show! Reach out to Stage Kids at info@stagekidswa. org to discuss all the awesome possibilities! www.stagekidswa.org (509) 663-6996

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2021 WORLD’S BEST | COMMUNITY BEST RADIO STATION WINNER: Classic Rock The Quake 102.1 FINALIST: NewsRadio 560 KPQ FINALIST: Northwest Public Broadcasting 90.3

www.thequake1021.com (509) 665-6565

BEST MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL WINNER: Shannon Sparks, PA - Confluence Health FINALIST: Jacqueline P. Thomas, MD

BEST PLACE TO SEE SUNSET

FINALIST: Dr. Gail R. Feinman, MD

BEST PARK WINNER: Walla Walla Point Park FINALIST: Rotary Park FINALIST: Wenatchee Confluence State Park

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Stretching skyward, and crowning the western edge of Wenatchee, Saddle Rock is a rugged landmark that is impossible to miss. The landmark earned itself the title “Best Hike” in Wenatchee this year, and according to Hanne Beener, Trails Program Manager for the ChelanDouglas Land Trust, the accolade is not misplaced. “Saddle Rock is by far the most iconic hike in the Foothills of Wenatchee,” said Beener. “It defines Wenatchee's skyline to the West.” Beener believes that the trail systems around Saddle Rock are perfect for families and hikers of all levels. It is this, combined with the location’s dramatic landscape, that make it the best place to hit the trails. “Saddle Rock Natural Area is easy to get to, provides amazing views, and gives a sense of solitude to trail users,” said Beener. “It's open year-round, and a brand

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Glaze

“Glaze would not be here without you! Thank you to everyone who voted for Glaze!” Glaze has been in business for 9 years now. Customers value their fresh daily, scratch made bakery and lunch items. Owners Jim & Jenifer Eakle say their proudest moment as owners would be the opening and continued operation of Glaze. Starting from just an idea, Glaze is still here 9 years later. Recently, Glaze has added gluten free and vegan donuts and cakes to their menu items and have incorporated a delivery service as well. www.theglazebakery.com

Union Hill Cider Company

BEST BAKERY WINNER: Glaze Bakery FINALIST: Sure to Rise Bakery FINALIST: Sage Hills Bakery

(509)888-4529

Aut-To Mocha “Thank you all for the continued support especially throughout this last year and voting us as your number one coffee stop!” Aut-To Mocha has been in business since 1997. Owners Kristeena Spence and Haylee Kalahar say their customers value their fast, friendly service, and smooth, high quality espresso. Their proudest moment as business owners is being recognized as The Wenatchee World’s Best! Aut-To Mocha now offers a flavor of the month, usually a different candy or cookie that can be blended into espresso shakes and milkshakes. Be creative!

(509)664-8042

BEST COFFEE WINNER: Aut-To Mocha FINALIST: Dutch Bros Coffee FINALIST: Cafe Columbia

“We're grateful for this honor and hope that Cider will continue the apple legacy of our valley.” Union Hill Cider Company has been in business for 3 years. Matthew Dobbins says his proudest moment as a business owner was “When we won our first awards it really excited us. Because as the creator of your own craft, you're obviously a number one fan but it's really nice to find out other people are too. It is fun to see people we have never met fall in love with our products.” Union Hill Cider Company got their tasting room up and running this year and have been expanding and developing their space nested amongst their orchards in south East Wenatchee. They

Owl Soda Fountain and Gifts

BEST CIDER/CIDERY WINNER: Union Hill Cider Co. FINALIST: Snowdrift Cider Co. FINALIST: Pear Up Cider

hope to host many new and returning customers there and to make a place where friends gather together. Keep checking in, because the tasting room is where you will find most of their upcoming ciders! www.unionhillciderco.com (509)593-0890

“As new owners, it is an honor to BEST be recognized by our community FROZEN YOGURT / ICE CREAM for the old fashioned treats we continue to offer at such a historical WINNER: Owl Soda Fountain downtown landmark.” FINALIST: Blue Spoon Frozen Yogurt Owl Soda Fountain has been FINALIST: Ice at Pybus Public Market around since 1926. In 2020, new over a year in the works, Owl Soda owners, DeEtte Stofleth and Kelsey Fountain has officially built their Alvarado, took over the business. kitchen add on. Now, along with their Customers most value that old time ice cream treats, they offer breakfast feel and feeling like a part of the Owl Soda Fountain family. For Stofleth and and lunch items as well as freshly baked pastries and seasonal, fresh teas, Alvarado, their proudest moment as and lemonades of all flavors. business owners is seeing the smiles and joy on everyone's faces as they www.owlsodafountain.square.site experience the magic the Owl Soda Fountain and Gifts has to offer. After (509)664-7221


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Visconti's Italian Restaurant “With all the options you have to choose from we are very honored that you chose us.” Visconti's Italian Restaurant has been in business since 1985. Customers value the authentic Italian food and atmosphere. Owners Candy Mecham and Dan Carr’s proudest moments as business owners is having the opportunity to serve their community for the last 30 years and for many more to come. Visconti’s is currently open for dinner, unfortunately due to restrictions brought on by the last few year’s circumstances, they are

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The Windmill Restaurant “Thank you to all my customers for the continued support especially through these trying times.” The Windmill has been in business in The Wenatchee Valley for 12 years. Owner Kevin Smith says his customers most value the quality, service, and atmosphere. Smith’s proudest moment as a business owner was getting through Covid shutdowns. A new feature that was recently added is the out huts. “Our out huts became an essential unique dining experience at The Windmill” says Smith.

BEST ITALIAN RESTAURANT

BEST STEAKHOUSE WINNER: The Windmill Restaurant FINALIST: Buzz Inn Steakhouse & Lounge FINALIST: The Wild Huckleberry

www. windmillwenatchee.com

WINNER: Visconti’s Italian Restaurant

(509)670-2657

FINALIST: Garlini’s Napoletana FINALIST: Olive Garden Italian Restaurant

not open for lunch at this time. www.viscontis.com

BEST DRIVE-THRU RESTAURANT

BEST HAMBURGER

WINNER: EZ’s Burger Deluxe

WINNER: EZ’s Burger Deluxe

FINALIST: Dizzy D’s

FINALIST: Dizzy D’s

FINALIST: Bernie’s Burgers & Suds

FINALIST: Bob’s Burgers & Brew

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IWA Sushi

“Making customers satisfied!” IWA Sushi has been in business since 2009. Their customers value their food quality and service. Owner, Lin Yang, says her sister-in-law and herself cooperate very well in managing the business and their personal lives. They both pay attention to family and children, and also value the community. Recently, IWA Sushi has incorporated online ordering into their business which is avaliable now. www.iwasushi.net (509) 667-8744

BEST MEAT SHOP WINNER: Mike’s Meats & Seafood

BEST SUSHI

FINALIST: Cured FINALIST: Los Tres Pueblos Market Place

WINNER: Iwa Sushi and Grill

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FINALIST: Sumo Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Restaurant

(509) 888-4884

FINALIST: Blue Flame Asian Bistro & Sushi Bar

BEST FOOD TRUCK

BEST LUNCH

BEST TASTING ROOM WINNER: Chateau Faire Le Pont Winery FINALIST: Horan Estates Winery FINALIST: D’Olivio Wenatchee

www.fairelepont.com (509) 667-9463

WINNER: Captain’s Cod Company

WINNER: The Dilly Deli

FINALIST: El Tapatio

FINALIST: Lemolo Cafe & Deli

FINALIST: Taqueria Morelia

FINALIST: SS Sub Shop

www.dilly-deli.square.site (509) 888-0064

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Martin Scott Winery

Tastebuds Coffee & Wine

“Tastebuds staff and family want to thank everyone that voted for us and that have been with us through these last BEST 14 years. It's been a hell WINE BAR of a ride!“ WINNER: Tastebuds Coffee & Wine Tastebuds Coffee & Wine has been in FINALIST: Norwood Wine Bar business for 14 years. The FINALIST: Horan Estates Winery exceptional service and products are what their AMAZING” says Strutzel. To customers value most. Tastebuds all of Tastebuds customers, Alisa recently incorporated outdoor would like to say thank you for seating to make their customer standing by their side during the experience even better. Strutzel’s worst year EVER. proudest moment as a business owner is her staff 's perseverance www. tastebudscoffeewine.com and dedication in helping each (509)888-2783 other as a team and willingness to work through re-models, floods, financial depressions and pandemics! “My crew is

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“It's always a great honor to be voted by the public the best in what you love to do.” Martin Scott Winery has been in business since 2005. Owner Mike Scott says his customers most value their great wines, spectacular views, and family atmosphere. His proudest moment as a business owner was when their customer family continued to support them through the tough parts of Covid. Recently, they expanded their outdoor seating BEST WINERY to 10+ acres. “Please come up and enjoy the park-like WINNER: Martin Scott Winery atmosphere.” says Scott

FINALIST: Chateau Faire Le Pont Winery

www.martinscottwinery.com FINALIST: Horan Estates Winery (509)668-8355

Wok About Grill “We love seeing the third generation of customers bring their families in for healthy meals and the joy of sharing our lives together!” The Wok About Grill opened its doors in November of 1997. Their customers value that they are an honest hometown business that focuses on relationships and quality, for an environment not only great for employees but customers alike! Giving young employees a chance to cut their teeth and build a resume in a safe environment that

encourages a great work ethic is what makes owners Shon & Janeen Smith most proud. The addition of the 108 Lounge for craft cocktails in a laid back setting is new to The Wok About Grill, stop by and check it out today!

BEST VEGETARIAN FOOD

www. wokaboutgrill.net WINNER: Wok About Grill (509) 662-1154 FINALIST: India House

FINALIST: The Dilly Deli

BEST MEXICAN RESTAURANT WINNER: La Fuente FINALIST: El Porton Mexican Restaurant FINALIST: Fonda Oaxaquena

www.lafuentewenatchee.com (509) 664-1910


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BEST BREAKFAST WINNER: The Wild Huckleberry FINALIST: Pybus Bistro FINALIST: Smitty’s Pancake House

BEST WAIT STAFF WINNER: The Wild Huckleberry FINALIST: McGlinn’s Public House FINALIST: Country Inn Family Restaurant

BEST CATERING WINNER: Garlini’s Napoletana FINALIST: Ravenous Catering FINALIST: Two Chefs Catering

www.wildhuck.com/wenatchee

www.garlinisrestaurant.com

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Aut-To Mocha

Aut-To Mocha is one of the original coffee stands in the Valley, and has multiple locations throughout Wenatchee and East Wenatchee. They also have two cafe locations within the Antique Mall at Cashmere and on Fifth Street across from Wenatchee Valley College. Aut-To Mocha serves premium espresso including their signature cold brew, white chocolate mochas and frapitas, which are most popular. Many patrons enjoy visiting Aut-To Mocha with their canine companion to get a pup cup on hot summer days or a soft-serve cone for the kids. Customers also enjoy the frequent free drink giveaways Aut-To Mocha hosts. Customers of Aut-To Mocha are very loyal to the business. Owner Haylee Kalahar says “The most important thing about our business that brings the customers back is not just our coffee, but the ladies who serve it. Our baristas get to know their customers and develop relationships with them. They don’t just remember what your favorite drink is, (often having it ready by the time you get to the window), but they will also remember the important parts of your life you told them. It’s

like hanging out with a friend for two minutes.” Aut-To Mocha offers their very own customized coffee blend created specifically for them by Craven’s Coffee out of Spokane, Washington. Aut-To Mocha takes extra steps to ensure cleanliness, the freshest espresso and goodies, and minimal time waiting in line. “To ensure customer satisfaction the girls always do their best to get the lines moving as quickly as possible. We have a two minute rule for each car. The girls are also required to repeat the drink order back to the customer while they hand it out and to ask the customer to try it so if something is not right the barista is able to fix it before the customer drives away.” says Kalahar. In addition to the variety of drinks they offer, Aut-To Mocha also serves daily fresh pastries from Glaze Bakery, as well as sandwiches, wraps, breakfast, pizza bombs and salads from Glaze at their cafe locations. Aut-To Mocha is a long-time Wenatchee staple for coffee, serving coffee since 1997, and it’s likely they will continue to be for the foreseeable future. Photo and story by Sarah Lafferty

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BEST ASIAN RESTAURANT WINNER: Mai Lee Thai Restaurant FINALIST: The Thai Restaurant FINALIST: Spring Lotus Restaurant

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BEST PIZZA

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WINNER: Papa Murphy’s Take ‘N’ Bake Pizza FINALIST: Abby’s Legendary Pizza FINALIST: Saddle Rock Pub & Brewery

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BEST BBQ WINNER: Sweetwood BBQ

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WINNER: Saddle Rock Pub & Brewery FINALIST: Icicle Brewing Company FINALIST: Wenatchee Valley Brewing Company

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Wenatchee • Lake Chelan • Leavenworth BEST DINNER WINNER: McGlinn’s Public House FINALIST: Visconti’s Italian Restaurant FINALIST: Atlas Fare

BEST FAMILY RESTAURANT WINNER: McGlinn’s Public House

BEST BAR WINNER: McGlinn’s Public House FINALIST: Bob’s Burgers & Brew FINALIST: Bob’s Classic Restaurant & Distillery

FINALIST: The Wild Huckleberry FINALIST: Bob’s Burgers & Brew

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Cordell, Neher & Company, PLLC “We continue to be honored by the trust our clients place in our team and our services. It is a pleasure to serve this community.” Cordell, Neher & Company, PLLC has been in business since 1988. BEST Customers most value their deep experience and customer-centered ACCOUNTING SERVICES focus. These two elements allow WINNER: Cordell, Neher & Company, PLLC them to help their clients on their path to success. Managing partner, FINALIST: Tidd Tax & Accounting LLC Kris Loomas, says his proudest FINALIST: Soloman Financial Group moment is watching the amazing BEST individuals on their team show up FINANCIAL ADVISORY every day to assist their clients on their path to success. Whether it WINNER: Cordell, Neher & Company, PLLC is the Client Accounting Services FINALIST: Soloman Financial Group group, the Wealth Management FINALIST: Cascade Wealth Advisors, Inc. team or the accountants and administrative staff—everyone do together to help the community participates in answering questions they live in and love. and helping clients set and reach their goals. As a partner group, they www.cnccpa.com are so proud of these individuals they call “their Team” and the work they (509)663-1661

Cashmere Valley Bank “We are humbled by the support our customers continue to give us and are grateful for each and every one of them!” Cashmere Valley Bank has been in business for 88+ years. Their customers value that they answer the phone when they call! Cashmere Valley Bank is proud to have watched the exceptional customer service their employees provided during COVID-19–challenged times. The employees are a dedicated force and our true strength! At Cashmere Valley Bank, it is business as usual, but with renewed energy as we all move forward from the impacts of the pandemic. They want to continue doing their part to help our communities thrive!

BEST BANK WINNER: Cashmere Valley Bank FINALIST: Numerica Credit Union FINALIST: North Cascades Bank

www.cashmerevalleybank.com (509) 665-7840

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Cashmere Valley Mortgage “We are honored to be voted World's Best once again! We're proud to work in this community and will continue to strive to offer the BEST home loan experience to our customers!” Cashmere Valley Mortgage has been in business since 1986. What their customers value most is a high level of customer service. They take pride in offering "truly local loans"... from application to payoff, they service loans locally and strive to make the experience as smooth and stress-free as possible. Their proudest moments

include helping their clients achieve their goals when it comes to home financing, receiving BEST referrals from MORTGAGE LENDER existing clients, and repeat business with WINNER: Cashmere Valley Bank existing customers... FINALIST: Banner Bank and of course, being FINALIST: Guild Mortgage recognized within the community for the work they do! Cashmere Valley Mortgage continues to grow their staff - they are up to 25 full-time www.cashmerevalleybank. employees and are ready com/mortgage to take on what the future holds. (509)662-7722

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Numerica Credit Union

“Numerica is thankful for the World’s Best members who nominated and voted on this award. To us, living well means caring for our members and our employees. We love enhancing lives, fulfilling dreams, and building community in the Wenatchee Valley.” says Andy Stirling, senior vice president at Numerica Credit Union. Numerica Credit Union started in 1937 as Spokane Railway Credit Union, adopting a more inclusive name in 2000. Numerica had the honor of merging with North Central Credit Union in 2000 to join the Wenatchee Valley community. Customers value that Numerica gives back to support the communities where its members live, work, and play. Founded by locals and owned by members, the credit union gives back at least 5% of its income to the community by

Since 1988, we’ve been assisting clients on their path to success.

BEST CREDIT UNION WINNER: Numerica Credit Union

At Cordell, Neher & Company and CNC Financial Group, our experience translates into proactive individual and business advice and our service is tailored to meet your needs. We want to help you find the financial strength to meet your personal or organizational goals.

FINALIST: Gesa Credit Union

focusing on women's and children's issues, education, and organizations that strive to combat hunger and poverty. www.numericacu.com (509) 662-6117

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LocalTel Communications

LocalTel Communications has been keeping jobs and dollars local while serving NCW, since 1982. Their customers value their customer service and technical support. It gives BEST LocalTel pride to take care of CABLE / DISH SERVICE their customers the best they can. LocalTel Communications WINNER: LocalTel Communications now has amazing new FINALIST: Charter Communication/Spectrum SureStreamTV features, Restart FINALIST: Direct TV and Catch-up; two features you just can’t live without once you try them. You can restart any show that is currently on, from the beginning, or Catch-up on shows that aired up to 5 days ago. Their SureStreamTV service is also available to watch on a mobile app from anywhere you have internet access. Find out more by contacting LocalTel today! www.localtel.com (509)888-8888

Dick's Heating & Air Conditioning of Wenatchee, Inc.

“It is an honor serving this valley. We can only be named "World's Best" because we have the best employees and the best customers. We are over the moon that our customer's feel the same way about us!” Dick Higgins started Dick’s Heating & Air Conditioning in 1982, and Ken Osborne then BEST purchased the business HEATING / COOLING in 1995. Their customers WINNER: Dick’s Heating & Air Conditioning value their honesty, FINALIST: Patriot Plumbing, Heating & Cooling fairness, and integrity. Osborne says regarding FINALIST: Central Washington Heating & Air his proudest moment as a business owner, “Proud & Air Conditioning has added air that we kept the doors open, even purification and air cleaners to their when things got hairy (2007/2008). inventory. Extremely proud that I get to watch www.dicksheatingwenatchee.com my grandchildren grow up here. All three learned to walk down the office (509)884-6444 hallway!” Recently, Dick’s Heating

Sav-Mart

“We are extremely thankful in these challenging times and new BEST format to be voted World’s Best MATTRESS STORE in multiple categories.” WINNER: Sav-Mart Sav-Mart has been in business for 59 years. Their FINALIST: Walker’s Furniture & Mattress customers value their service FINALIST: Davis Furniture and experience. Steve DeCamp says his proudest moment as BEST a business owner is “Being FURNITURE STORE able to pivot and change WINNER: Sav-Mart as buyer habits change. We have been very fortunate.” FINALIST: Walker’s Furniture & Mattress Sav-Mart is now having to FINALIST: Davis Furniture forecast inventory 3-9 months in advance. Manufacturer BEST production is at 70% and buyer demand is still at 120%. Sav-Mart APPLIANCE REPAIR recommends planning ahead WINNER: Sav-Mart if you are looking to replace FINALIST: The Home Depot furniture or appliances as they are running into many delays getting www.savmart.net products. (509)663-1671

Roy's Lawn Care and Snowplowing Inc.

“We are very honored to receive this award. We greatly appreciate all our loyal customers and our teammates that make this business possible.” Roy's Lawn Care and Snowplowing Inc. has been in business for 14 years. Their customers value their efficiency while BEST performing a job and LAWN CARE their communication. When asked what his WINNER: Roy’s Lawn Care & Snowplowing, Inc. proudest moment as a FINALIST: Young Bucks Landscaping & Tree Service, LLC business owner is, Roy Mejia says “As a business FINALIST: Vita Green, LLC owner, it's hard to pick have leased a shop/property to have one. Each day we take an actual business space after running pride in what we do and are always it out of Roy’s personal property for setting goals that make us better than almost 15 years. yesterday.” New in their business this year is that they have officially www.royslawnandsnow.com purchased a property for their HQ (509)679-7134 for the future and at the same time


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BEST FIREPLACE STORE WINNER: The Fireplace Guys

BEST POOL & SPA

FINALIST: Coastal Farm & Ranch

WINNER: Pool to Spa Services, LLC

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FINALIST: Blue Lagoon Pool and Spa LLC FINALIST: Boyer Mountain Pool & Excavation

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BEST FLOOR STORE WINNER: The Floor Factory FINALIST: Artisan Flooring LLC FINALIST: Apple Valley Floors To Go

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It’s the largest gathering of wineries in the region, and the only professionally-judged wine event dedicated to wines produced in Chelan, Douglas, Grant and Okanogan counties. This year, we’re excited to gather and celebrate the wine and food our region has to offer.

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HEALTH & WELLNESS | 2021 WORLD’S BEST

Hurst Chiropractic

“We are extremely humbled and grateful to be selected for this honor again. Thanks to all our patients who took BEST the time to cast a CHIROPRACTOR vote for our team.” WINNER: Hurst Chiropractic This July, Hurst FINALIST: DeCamp-Toftness Chiropractic Clinic Chiropractic will have been FINALIST: Ovenell Chiropractic in business for great changes and they have 58 years. Customers most also witnessed some patients value their customer service really take ownership of their experience and the results health through the program. they get in the clinic. Owner Hurst says “It is not about Chad Hurst says “Something the number of pounds lost that brings me great joy would (although it has been amazing be when a patient walks to watch) as much as it is in away from our clinic with helping people to make better a refreshing and different decisions about foods they eat healthcare experience, and as and create new habits. We are a result of the care they have hoping this will help many received their life is impacted people head in a different for the better.” Recently, Hurst direction with their health.”. Chiropractic added a weight loss system to their list of www.hurstclinic.com services. There have been some (509)884-7163

SAGE

“This is such a wonderful honor! I am so proud of the work that we do! Thank you to everyone who voted for us!” SAGE has been in business for 43 years. Their clients value free, confidential, client centered services and that SAGE meets clients where they are at either emotionally or physically! Hank the SAGE facility dog has really changed the way SAGE interacts with the community and the people they serve. Executive director Jessica Johnson says her proudest moment is knowing that every day SAGE is helping people, who have been victims of crime and their families, to stay safe! SAGE is always growing and changing, while striving to provide better services.

BEST PHYSICAL THERAPIST WINNER: Biosports FINALIST: Confluence Health FINALIST: Black Diamond Sports Therapy

Dance Creations “We are grateful to still be teaching in the Wenatchee Valley and appreciate all of the loyalty and support throughout this tough year!” Dance Creations has been in business for 12 years. Their customers value that they offer quality dance education. Owner Lindsey Martin/Westman’s proudest moment would have to be the National Recognition of "ADCC Studio of Excellence". Dance Creations is also offering Zoom dance lessons, and has a free YouTube page with new content every week. They are offering personal training and tumbling now too!

www.dancecreationsstudio.com (509)888-8985

BEST DANCE STUDIO WINNER: Dance Creations FINALIST: Fabulous Feet Dance Studio FINALIST: Adrienne’s Dance Academy

www.biosports.net (509) 665-3156

BEST COUNSELING SERVICES WINNER: SAGE FINALIST: Strength of Life Counseling FINALIST: New Hope Recovery

www.findsafety.org (509)663-7446

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Wenatchee Dental “We are so honored that you have voted Wenatchee Dental as World's Best Dental Office! We are grateful to everyone for trusting us with the health of you and your family and for providing us the opportunity to provide quality dental care to the Wenatchee Valley.” Wenatchee Dental has been in business since July of 2008. Their customers value their dedication to the quality of their care and their intentionality of building relationships with their patients. Doctors Aaron Kelly & Ruston Edwards’ proudest moments as business owners is seeing the impact their amazing staff have on the lives of others. It is truly incredible to see the care that the employees put into every interaction with their patients and community to help them achieve optimal oral health. Additionally, they are offering several new state

of the art BEST services DENTAL OFFICE including WINNER: Wenatchee Dental Pinhole FINALIST: Riverway Family Dental Surgery for FINALIST: Tveten Dental Care treating gum recession, Botox to treat and prevent pain in the jaw and facial muscles, improved implant procedures, and more, which you can read about under 'Services' on their website. www.wenatcheedental.com (509) 663-0536

The Professional Denture Center

“We are honored to have the trust of our community to help them smile again.” The Professional Denture Center has been in business for over 20 years. Owner Jon Dickson says his customers most value the customer service and a team committed to the patient's comfort and success. Dickson says “I'm most proud when patient's tell us that the process was much easier than they thought and that their friends and family hadn't even realized that they had dentures, they thought they were their natural teeth.” The Professional Denture Clinic has incorporated the latest technology to be able to design and create digital dentures. This process allows them to

BEST DENTURE CENTER WINNER: Professional Denture Center FINALIST: Gunderson Dental FINALIST: Cascade Denture Clinic

provide their patients with a stronger and better fitting prosthesis. www.professionaldenturecenter.com (509)664-7308

BEST KIDS DENTAL OFFICE WINNER: Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry FINALIST: Wenatchee Valley Dental Village FINALIST: Children’s Dentistry

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WINNER: Worx of Wenatchee Valley FINALIST: Planet Fitness FINALIST: Wenatchee Racquet & Athletic Club

“We are so fortunate to have such loyal members and employees that make coming to the gym feel like a second home.” Worx of Wenatchee Valley has been in business for 40+ years. Their customers value that Worx has the friendliest, safest, cleanest, and most helpful gyms in the valley. Owner Blair McHaney says his

proudest moment as a business owner is watching their members return to the gyms after a 6 month shutdown. “It was like they never left and so amazing to see everyone back in the gyms!” says McHaney. Worx is very excited to now have an outdoor basketball court with 4 hoops and an awesome outdoor workout space at

their Eastmont location. They have also introduced Therabody, which is percussive therapy for daily stress or enhanced muscle recovery. Therabody is a natural solution that releases soreness, reduces tension, increases range of motion, and improves movement. www. yourworkoutrx.com (509)881-1272


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Micron Audiology

“We are humbled to receive this award and look forward to serving our patients for many years to come.” Micron Audiology has been in business for 38 BEST years. Customers HEARING SERVICES most value their WINNER: Micron Audiology Inc. customer service and expertise in hearing FINALIST: Costco Wholsale rehabilitation. John FINALIST: Horan & Fevold Hearing Clinic PLLC P. Hisey, MA, owner, new employees in 2020, and says his proudest moment as Hisey has taken over the a business owner was “After role as the business owner. working with my father for Hissey also says, “I'd like the last 20 years, I finally to congratulate my dad for was given the opportunity his 50 years in the field of and honor of taking his Audiology. He left big shoes place at the helm. I look to fill and I am so thankful forward to carrying on the I was able to work alongside traditions and values he has him for so many years.” spent a lifetime building here at Micron.” Micron www.microninc.com Audiology has added two (509)663-3967

Tranquility Day Spa

“We are blessed and honored to be voted Best Day Spa and Best Massage in the valley!” Tranquility Day Spa has been in business since 2009. When asked what her proudest moment was as a business owner, Barnes replied that there are many! Having clients refer their friends and family to Tranquility Day Spa has to be one of the best! During the spa’s 4 month Covid shutdown, their clients donated, purchased gift certificates, products, and even sent all of the employees cards and words of encouragement. Janice says “The love we felt during the shutdown is one of the best feelings and will carry in my heart always.” Tranquility Day Spa is growing fast! They are going to be announcing

BEST MASSAGE THERAPIST WINNER: Tranquility Day Spa FINALIST: Melrose Massage FINALIST: Hurst Chiropractic

BEST DAY SPA WINNER: Tranquility Day Spa FINALIST: Island Glo Tanning Co. FINALIST: Advanced Esthetics by Leah

some big news soon! At Tranquility Day Spa they take their clients' health and safety seriously. They want to make sure the

client’s expectations are exceeded during their visit. www.thewenatcheespa.com (509)884-4900

BEST HEALTH FOODS / SUPPLIMENT STORE WINNER: Wenatchee Natural Foods FINALIST: Salt Creek Apothecary FINALIST: Bear Foods Natural Market

www.wenatcheenaturalfoods.com (509) 665-9999

BEST AUDIOLOGIST

BEST VISION SERVICE

WINNER: Confluence Health

WINNER: Confluence Health

FINALIST: Micron Audiology, Inc.

FINALIST: Vision Source

FINALIST: Horan & Fevold Hearing Clinic, PLLC

FINALIST: Costco Wholsesale

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Congratulations Winners! We are excited to celebrate 2021’s World’s Best winners and finalists. Support these local businesses, non-profits, people and places.

Thank you so much for voting Wenatchee Dental World’s Best Dental Office! We are so grateful to everyone who trusts us with the health of you and your family for giving us the opportunity to provide quality dental care to the Wenatchee Valley. If you’ve been searching for an office for you and your family, please visit our website at www.wenatcheedental.com or give us a call at (509) 663-0536 and we would be happy to help get you the care you deserve.

WENATCHEE DENTAL 808 N Miller St, Wenatchee

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Ballard Ambulance In 1967 Clyde and Ruth Ballard purchased an ambulance service from a funeral home. For many years, the business ran out of the Ballard’s family home. Though no longer operated from home, Ballard Ambulance is still a family-run business, and is owned and managed by Shawn and Scott Ballard, two brothers who believe in the power of building a legacy based on trust and of going above and beyond in every situation. “Ballard Ambulance is about service,” said Shawn Ballard, who is both the president of the company, and a paramedic himself. “We are committed to helping people in their greatest times of need.”

Ballard is both honored and humbled to be chosen as the winner of the 2021 “Best First Responder” award. He credits the win, not just to his EMTs and paramedics, but to everyone who helps make Ballard possible -- the dispatchers, billers, supervisors and the mechanic who keeps their vehicles in top shape. “In a day and age where many if not most ambulance companies are large corporations,” Ballard said, “we like to hold onto the close tight knit feeling of a family business and try to treat every patient as if they were family.” Ballard Ambulance photo provided, story by Erin Rebar

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Thank you to everyone who voted!

The Wenatchee World appreciates your record participation in this year’s World’s Best competition.

WE HEAR YOU VOTED US 8 YEARS IN A ROW! Looking for a new Provider? Choose Wenatchee World’s Best!

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Call 663.3967 1129 Springwater Ave.

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IRepair-IT

“Thanks to our supportive community! We wouldn't have been as successful as we are without you.” IRepair-IT has been in business for 6 years. Their customers value the quality of the product, service, image, and brand of the company and product, values, experience, success one gets using their services and most importantly, honesty. IRepair-IT now offers mobile repairs on wheels and micro soldering services. When Eddie Muniz was asked about his proudest moment as a business owner he replied, “I am most proud of the fact that I built my own company from the ground up. Growing up, I was surrounded by hard working family members. My parents worked at a fruit warehouse for more than 25 years. While I respected what they did, I knew I didn’t want to spend my

Gold Construction, Inc

BEST COMPUTER CONSULTING & REPAIR WINNER: iRepair IT FINALIST: Firefly FINALIST: Geek Werks

life working for other people, I wanted to be in charge. After college, I started a series of small businesses and took odd jobs, finally managing to save up enough money to open up my own tech repair shop. It’s not been an easy road, but I’ve stuck with it and continued to grow. Now I employ a solid team!”

“All of us here at Gold Construction are truly honored and humbled to be recognized by the readers of The Wenatchee World! We take great pride and care in our work, so it's very gratifying to receive this award!” Gold Construction, Inc has been in business for 41 years. When asked what customers value most, owners Randy & Lisa Gold say “Our clients have told us that it's our attention to detail, the quality of our work as well as our honesty & integrity and the advice and counsel we're able to offer because of our years of experience in the industry!” The Gold’s proudest moments as business owners are when they have encountered a former client around town and they have expressed how

BEST CONSTRUCTION COMPANY WINNER: Gold Construction FINALIST: Rimmer & Roeter Construction FINALIST: HCD Homes LLC

much they love their home and are so thankful that they had Gold Construction build their dream home for them! www.goldconstruction.org (509)663-4946

BEST FUNERAL HOME / SERVICE

www.irepair-it.tech

WINNER: Chapel of the Valley

(509)741-0009

Wenatchee Kennel Club

“The Wenatchee Kennel Club appreciates being recognized for its service to our 4-county area.” Wenatchee Kennel Club has been in business for 60 years. Their customers value quality instructors who enjoy teaching people dog handling skills in obedience, therapy, canine companionship, showmanship, scent work, agility, and discrimination. Wenatchee Kennel Club’s proudest moment was realizing the dream of having their own training facility with an indoor arena and outdoor training areas. WKC moved into a 2½-acre

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home in East Wenatchee in July of 2019. Wenatchee Kennel Club is working with tree fruit organizations, orchardists, member volunteers, 3 universities, and a professional detection dog trainer to explore the capability of training dog handlers and their dogs to identify Little Cherry Disease. The benefit to cherry orchardists would be immeasurable if Little Cherry Disease could be detected in the spring so a diseased tree could be removed before the disease spread. www.wenatcheekennelclub.com (509)886-3647

FINALIST: Jones & Jones -Betts Funeral Home FINALIST: Heritage Memorial Chapel

(509) 884-3561

BEST CARPET CLEANING WINNER: Cosina’s Carpet Cleaning FINALIST: Clean Connection FINALIST: AAA Steam Clean

BEST DOG TRAINING WINNER: Wenatchee Kennel Club Inc. FINALIST: Two Tails K9 Daycare & Boarding FINALIST: PetSmart

SCOTTS TREE CARE, INC. Over 40 years in the business Tree Trimming is our Specialty

509-630-9931 We Do It Right

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FocalPoint Educational Services “We are honored to be awarded World's Best again this year. We work hard to give the highest quality service to Wenatchee students and families. We are proud of our reputation and our excellent reviews. We will continue to work hard to be the best for Wenatchee kids in the upcoming year.” Focal Point Educational Services has been in business for 22 years. When asked what their customers value most, owner Meliesa Tigard says, “Moms value our commitment to quality. Our professional teachers write an individual plan for each student and make sure the students understand their lessons. The kids love to earn a spot in our comfy-cozy section, earn FocalPoints and go shopping in our store.” Whenever a student graduates, gets a degree, or gets into a program, Focal Point Educational Services sees their hard work. Tigard and the team’s proudest moments are

BEST

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FINALIST: Discount Auto Glass

(509) 662-8039

FINALIST: Millenium Glass

Merry Maids BEST EDUCATIONAL SERVICES WINNER: Focal Point Educational Services FINALIST: Tutor Doctor FINALIST: North Central Educational Services

when the student’s hard work pays off and opens doors to a more successful life. www.focalpointwenatchee.com (509)662-9121

THANK YOU FOR VOTING US WORLD’S BEST GLASS COMPANY AGAIN!

“I am so grateful for our wonderful clients who voted to recognize and honor our hard working and loyal employees!” Merry Maids’ customers value their reliability and trustworthiness! And, of course, a clean home/business. Owner Tawnee Seals says “To find our business fully staffed once the pandemic restrictions were eased makes me proud of the family culture we have created at Merry Maids! Our office has been recognized as one of the best offices with the lowest employee turnover of over 500 Merry Maids locations nationwide.” When asked what’s new with the business Seals says “We have implemented new digital technology to improve the customer experience with more effective communication between the teams and their clients.” Merry

BEST HOUSE CLEANING WINNER: Merry Maids FINALIST: Prestige Cleaning Services, LLC FINALIST: Super Bee Housekeeping

BEST JANITORIAL SERVICE WINNER: Merry Maids FINALIST: Prestige Cleaning Services, LLC FINALIST: Clear View Services

Maids is so proud and happy to be voted BEST House Cleaning and BEST Janitorial and a finalist for BEST Customer Service and would like to say THANK YOU WENATCHEE VALLEY!! www.merrymaids.com (509)663-1710

Heidi Huddle Agency Allstate Insurance Expert Advice. Professional Installation.

606 N. Wenatchee Avenue 662-8039 community glass.com

Thank you also for choosing Community Glass as your source for plexi glass “sneeze guards” and space barriers.

“Alone, we can do so little; together, we can do so much.” Heidi Huddle Agency Allstate Insurance has been in practice for 20 years. Huddle’s proudest moment and something she is very passionate about as a business owner is being there for her customers in their time of need and making sure they have the proper coverage for when they need it. Huddle’s customers value having someone there for them in their time of need. Allstate Insurance has been family owned for over 40+ years! “We LOVE this community!” says Huddle. (509)664-4000

BEST INSURANCE AGENT WINNER: Heidi Huddle: Allstate Insurance FINALIST: Jim Heinlein: Springwater Insurance Group FINALIST: John White: State Farm Insurance Agent


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FIRST AND FOREMOST WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK EACH AND EVERY ONE OF YOU FOR YOUR VOTE AS WELL AS YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT.

It was an Honor for our Team to be nominated and voted World’s Best Barbershop. We welcome everyone to visit us! 222 S. Wenatchee Ave

Services Include: Gentlemen’s haircuts Kids cuts Black mask Beard trims Eyebrow clean ups To the sharpest skin fade you can get!

Barbers House guarantees a quality cut & service with all of our trained professionals!

Thank you all, we are looking forward to meeting you. Contact: (509)-888-2082 Email: Barbershouse001@gmail.com Facebook: @wenatcheebarbershouse Instagram: barbershouse_509


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Jeffers, Danielson, Sonn & Aylward, P.S. “There are many good lawyers and law firms in our valley. To be voted as The World’s Best Law Firm is a high honor. For more than 75 years, JDSA has dedicated itself to serving the Wenatchee Valley community, and it is with gratitude that we receive this award from our community in return.” Jeffers, Danielson, Sonn & Aylward, P.S. has been in business for 75 years. JDSA is a full-service law firm committed to providing practical and efficient legal services for their clients. Their clients appreciate the quality legal services they receive at an affordable rate, as well as the range of practice areas

they cover, and the timeliness of their work. They also appreciate their long history of dedication and support to the Wenatchee Valley community. JDSA remains dedicated to its traditional practice areas – agriculture, real estate and land use, business and employment law, and litigation – internally, they are expanding into new practice areas, such as intellectual property and mediations. JDSA appreciates The World’s recognition, and they will continue to strive to provide the best representation to their clients. www.jdsalaw.com (509)662-3685

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All Valley Painting and Gutters, LLC “I am honored to have been chosen to be Wenatchee World's Best Painting Company of 2021.” All Valley Painting and Gutters, LLC has been in business for a few months. Their customers value their quality work at an honest price. Sergio Vega says his proudest moment as a business owner was “That moment when you realize this is it. This is what I imagined running my own business would feel like.” All Valley

BEST PAINTING COMPANY WINNER: All Valley Painting and Gutters LLC FINALIST: CW Painting LLC

Painting and Gutters, LLC also specializes in premier seamless gutter installations. Vega would also like to say “Thank you to everyone who voted for All Valley. It means the world to be considered a part of this great community”. goo.gl/maps/YmXureYY9ybmG9gF7 (509)763-8491

FINALIST: NC Painting Inc.

BEST JEWELRY / WATCH REPAIR

WINNER: Jeffers, Danielson, Sonn and Aylward

WINNER: Button Jewelers FINALIST: Sandberg Jewelry & Watch Repair

FINALIST: Steinberg Law Firm

FINALIST: Bruce Simpson Fine Jeweler

FINALIST: Ogden Murphy Wallace PLLC

Thank you Wenatchee Valley for voting us Best Insurance Agent 2021. We LOVE this community!

Thanks for your votes Wenatchee! WINNER: HOUSE CLEANING WINNER: JANITORIAL SERVICES FINALIST: CUSTOMER SERVICE The Heidi Huddle Agency 235 N Mission Street Wenatchee, WA 98801 heidihuddle@allstate.com

Find out TODAY, about our enhanced disinfection services.

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Harvest Valley Pest Control “It means so much to us to be voted World's Best because we genuinely care about the home owners and business owners of the greater Wenatchee area. This reward is a huge validation to us of all the hard work each of our team members put in to ensure our customers are able to enjoy a pest and weed free life!” Harvest Valley Pest Control has been in business for 5 years. Their customers value that they are able to provide a pest and weed free home and workplace! Owner David Kaylor says his proudest moment is “When we hear from a customer how solving their pest or weed problem changed their lives. For example I remember a customer that told me that they were able to enjoy their backyard during the summer for the first time in many years because we'd been able to get their wasp problem under control!” Recently, Harvest Valley Pest Control upgraded their services and now provides weed control. Harvest Valley Pest Control’s passion is to help people live healthy, local and pest free!!

www.hvalleypestcontrol.com

BEST PEST CONTROL SERVICES WINNER: Harvest Valley Pest Control FINALIST: Appleland Spray & Tree Services FINALIST: Young Bucks Landscaping & Tree Service. LLC

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large amount of interest while continuing education for their groomers to keep pet's health and wellness their number one priority. www.facebook.com/ Pollysgrooming (509)885-6218

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“We are extremely grateful and honored to be considered 2021 World's Best Pet Groomer and will continue to strive to offer quality grooming to our community.” Polly’s Mobile Grooming, LLC has been in business for 2 years. Their customers value their attention to detail and their oneon-one time with the customer’s pet. Pets experience less stress and kennel time when grooming is done in a one-on-one setting and in return, tend to enjoy their grooming experience more. Owner, Sarah Stenberg, says “We are extremely grateful and honored to be considered 2021 World's Best Pet Groomer and will continue to strive to offer quality grooming to our community.” Polly's is continuing to grow and expand. They have added an additional mobile grooming rig to accommodate the

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Your Guide to the Pest Free Life! Some pests that are moving right now are ants, wasps and mice.

We get the job done right the first time, every time! Serving Wenatchee Valley, Chelan, Leavenworth, Quincy, Moses Lake, Ephrata and everywhere in between.

(509) 797-0090 www.harvestvalleypestcontrol.com

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Heidi Favor - Premier One Properties “There are so many amazing agents in our valley whom I love to work with on the other end of transactions. So this vote means a lot to me. Thank you to my Wenatchee friends, clients, and business partners.” Heidi Favor has been a real estate agent for the last 20 years. Her customers value having someone who listens to their needs and can get the job done whether selling or buying. Her proudest moment as an agent is unlocking the door for new homeowners who never thought home ownership was possible. Recently, the housing market has undergone many changes. It can be a volatile, competitive market similar to a head scratching, complex puzzle! Trust your agent. Let Heidi Favor be your guide. “Whether you’re buying or selling, together we can unlock your dreams!” says Favor.

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Laura Mounter Real Estate & Co.

BEST REAL ESTATE OFFICE

“Bringing Honesty, Integrity, and Community Involvement, the LMRE office thanks YOU!” WINNER: Laura Mounter Real Estate Laura Mounter Real Estate & Co. has been in business FINALIST: Premier One Properties for 22 years. Mounter’s proudest moment as a business owner would be the team successes and client excitement FINALIST: Stevens Home Group on all closing days. Customers value the quality customer service throughout every step of the process. Sign up with lauramounter.com to browse all new MLS listings at any time. www.lauramounter.com (509)665-9200

BEST PLUMBING COMPANY

BEST REAL ESTATE AGENT

WINNER: Patriot Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Inc.

WINNER: Heidi Favor: Premier One Properties

FINALIST: Plumb Perfect

FINALIST: Laura Mounter: Laura Mounter Real Estate

FINALIST: After Hours Plumbing

www.callpatriot.net

FINALIST: Seth Stevens: Stevens Home Group

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Barber's House

“I want to thank all of my valuable customers for voting for me.” Alpine Roofing has been in business for 4 years. Their customers most value the quality work that they do. Owner Rafael Sanchez says his proudest moments are when a customer thanks them for the great work they did to their house. Alpine Roofing is now also doing seamless gutters.

“As a business, we appreciate the support that the community has given us. We are proud to be part of the Wenatchee Valley and we are looking forward to continuing serving all our clients. Without all of your support, our success would not be possible, thank you!” Barber’s House has been in business for 20 months in The Wenatchee Valley. Their proudest moment was seeing their business grow thanks to their team and their clientele. Their customers value the quality of their services and the attention to detail. Barber’s House is offering new hair products and they are looking forward to adding different brands to their inventory. Barber’s House would like to invite current and new clients to visit them at 222 South Wenatchee Ave. or for other inquiries please contact them at 509-888-2082 or by email at barbershouse001@gmail.com.

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Alpine Roofing

BEST ROOFING COMPANY WINNER: Alpine Roofing LLC FINALIST: TGR, Inc. FINALIST: Wenatchee Eagle Roofing and Painting INC

BEST SALON / BARBERSHOP WINNER: Barber’s House FINALIST: Tranquility Day Spa

(509)264-2468

(609)669-3026

BEST LANDSCAPING COMPANY

FINALIST: Shear Magic Salon

WINNER: Young Bucks Landscaping & Tree Service, LLC

BEST TREE SERVICES

FINALIST: Roy’s Lawn Care & Snowplowing,Inc.

WINNER: Scotts Tree Care, INC.

FINALIST: Anderson Landscaping

www.youngbuckslandscapingllc.com (509) 470-5684

FINALIST: Young Bucks

www.wenatcheetree.com Landscaping & Tree Service. LLC (509)630-9931 FINALIST: Guy’s Tree Care

Roy’s Lawn Care and Snowplowing Inc. BEST SNOW REMOVAL WINNER: Roy’s Lawn Care & Snowplowing, Inc. FINALIST: Young Bucks Landscaping & Tree Service. LLC

www.royslawnandsnow.com

FINALIST: Columbia Yard Service

(509) 679-7134

Clean Connection

THANK YOU FOR CHOOSING LAURA MOUNTER REAL ESTATE WORLDS BEST FOR 2021 Locally Owned Professional Real Estate Firm Bringing Honesty, Integrity, and Community Involvement Lauramounter.com • 175 E Penny Rd, Wenatchee • 509.665.9200

Clean Connection has been in business for 31 years. Their customers most value a clean and healthy living environment that Clean Connection can provide. Currently, Clean Connection’s fleet is growing. Owner Verl Sutton says his proudest moment as a business owner is “Seeing our employees focus on the customer's needs as we would.”

www.yourcleanconnection.com (509)663-9562

BEST DUCT CLEANING WINNER: Clean Connection FINALIST: Alpine Aire Heating & Cooling, Inc. FINALIST: North Cascades Heating & Air Conditioning


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Thank You for voting us

World’s Best Roofing Company - Commercial Roofing - Residential Roofing - Professional Metal Siding Knowledge and Experience to get the job done right the first time.

509-669-3026 • www.alpineroofingwa.com


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2021 WORLD’S BEST | RETAIL & SHOPPING

Apple Annie Antique Gallery

“We cannot thank our customers and dealers enough for their continued support. We are honored and humbled to be voted Wenatchee World’s Best Antique Mall.” Apple Annie Antique Gallery has been in BEST business for 20+ years. Their customers value their ANTIQUES / CONSIGNMENT large variety of antiques WINNER: Apple Annie Antique Gallery and collectibles and the knowledge of their friendly FINALIST: Spruce and Willow Home FINALIST: Simply Unique staff along with their well displayed fun and friendly business, Fowler says, “Nothing. shopping environment. We are an antique mall.” Stop by Ron Fowler, owner, says “One Apple Annie’s Antique Gallery of our proudest moments is to find some amazing finds. being recognized for the hard work of our staff and the dealers www.appleannieantiques.com in winning this award.” When asked what is new with the (509)782-4004

Arlberg Sports “We are grateful and humbled by our community's support. Thank you!” Arlberg Sports has been in business since 1958. Their customers value most their friendly service and expertise in lifestyle sports. Scott Paton says his proudest moment as a business owner was when his wife decided to work with him when she knew he could use the help. Recently, Arlberg Sports invested in state-of-the-art ski and snowboard tuning equipment. They also rebuilt and improved their custom boot-fitting department. Arlberg Sports has people from all over the country that visit them for their bootfitting expertise. “Shop locally! By doing this, you will be investing in your community.” says Paton. www.arlbergsports.com

BEST BIKE SHOP WINNER: Arlberg Sports FINALIST: Green Motion Ebikes FINALIST: Downtown Bike

BEST SKI / SNOWBOARD SHOP WINNER: Arlberg Sports FINALIST: Mission Ridge Ski and Snowboard Shop

(509)663-0425

THANK YOU FOR 11 WONDERFUL YEARS! Ye Old

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Largest Antique Gallery in the Northwest Taking Consignments • Open 9-6, 7 Days a week 509-782-4004 www.AppleAnnieAntiques.com 100 Apple Annie Ave., Cashmere, WA

“We would like to thank all our customers for their ongoing support, especially during this last year. We wouldn’t have made it without you.” Ye Old Bookshoppe has been in business for 6 years. Owner, Anamaree Ordway, says her proudest moment as a business owner is seeing all the support shown to their bookshop and the local artisans they feature in the shop. Ye Old Bookshoppe now has new books available online. Customers have the convenience of online shopping and being able to keep their business local. New books ship directly to the customer’s door. Ye Old Bookshoppe also offers audio and ebooks. Along with a large selection of books, Ye Old Bookshoppe also offers many great gift items. www.yeoldbooks.com (509)888-6306

BEST BOOK STORE WINNER: Ye Olde Bookshoppe FINALIST: Encouraging Words FINALIST: A Book for All Seasons


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Apple Blossom Floral

The Happy Crop Shoppe

“We appreciate the support of our loyal customers and community.” The Happy Crop Shoppe has been in business for 7 years. Their customers value their honest value, large selection, and that they are locally owned. Owner Rob Miller says his proudest moment as a business owner is earning the Best Cannabis Store award 6 years in a row. Recently, The Happy Crop Shoppe has added expanded selections in all stores including a "Dab Lab" in their East Wenatchee store. www.thehappycropshoppe.com

BEST CANNABIS STORE WINNER: The Happy Crop Shoppe FINALIST: Craft Cannabis Recreational Marijuana Dispensary FINALIST: The Back Porch

(509)761-4701

Katrina's Wedding Boutique & Tuxedos, LLC

BEST FLORIST WINNER: Apple Blossom Floral FINALIST: Kunz Floral FINALIST: Full Bloom Flowers and Plants

www. wenatcheeflowers.com (509)884-7838

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“Life is about celebrations and I am happy to be a part of dreams becoming reality. It is a blessing to be honored by my customers, friends, and community with this recognition of World's Best Formal Wear.” Katrina's Wedding Boutique & Tuxedos, LLC has been in business for 36 years. Katrina’s customers most value her personal honesty, reliability, and the quality of her products. Owner Katrina Curtis-Anderson says her proudest moment as a business owner is a reoccurring moment; it is when a brideto-be looks at herself and realizes just how beautiful she looks and says, "This is it!" about the dress. Every wedding needs a little fun either before, during, or after. Katrina’s Wedding Boutique’s Hummer H2 Limousine provides style and luxury for bachelorette and bachelor parties, winery - cidery - brewery tours, wedding transportation, and so much more. Katrina's Wedding Boutique has been the coordinator and sponsor for the regional wedding and bridal show, NCW Bridal Premiere, for 35 consecutive years. Recently, Katrina’s has added a wedding garden venue; perfect for simply beautiful garden weddings. Suit and tuxedo rentals have also expanded, with amazing color options and styles. Finally, Wedding Consulting and Coordination has grown and Katrina’s has expanded the staffing and services available at affordable pricing.

“It is our pleasure to help you with your floral needs.” Apple Blossom Floral has been in business for 33 years. Their customers value their customer service, knowledge of floral products, and floral art. Recently, there have been new changes with Apple Blossom Floral’s point of sale system. Owner Jeanna Davis, says her proudest moment as a business owner is when the customer says the flowers were more amazing than I could ever imagine.

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BEST FORMAL ATTIRE WINNER: Katrinas Wedding Boutique, Tuxedos, Consulting & Limousine FINALIST: Bella Sera Bridal FINALIST: Anna’s Creations Bridal Boutique & Tuxedos

www.katrinasweddingboutique.com (509)662-1691

509-884 -7838


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WinCo Foods

“WinCo Foods is humbled and proud to be recognized by the good people of Wenatchee as their favorite grocery store. Speaking on behalf of our employee owners, I can tell you that we return that affection.” WinCo Foods has been in business for 50+ years and is new to the Wenatchee Valley. Their customers value the fact that WinCo makes their lives better with their low price grocery model. WinCo Foods employee

owners feel proud every day when they see their customers and their communities spending their hard earned dollars with them to feed their hungry families quality groceries at an affordable price. This is what matters most to WinCo Foods. Finally, WinCo foods would like to say, “Thank you!” www.wincofoods.com (208)672-3317

BEST GROCERY STORE WINNER: WinCo Foods

Stan's Merry Mart

“Thank you to everyone that voted for us! We are so honored to be thought of as the best Hardware store in the valley, two years running!!” Stan’s Merry Mart has been in business since 1947. Customers value the friendly customer service Stan’s has to offer. Lynn Wright, owner, says her proudest moment as a business owner is being able to provide excellent service and products to our community. Stan’s Merry Mart is always looking for new products and ways to be better!

www.stansmerrymart.com (509)421-0901

BEST HARDWARE STORE WINNER: Stan’s Merry Mart Inc. FINALIST: Lowe’s Home Improvement FINALIST: Ag Supply Ace Hardware

FINALIST: Fred Meyer FINALIST: Plaza Super Jet

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Button Jewelers “After all, wouldn't you rather say, "it came from Button Jewelers!"” Button Jewelers has been in business in The Wenatchee Valley since 1945. Owners Joe & Jaimi Delagrave say their proudest moments were being a part of so many special occasions in their community. Button Jewelers offers creative innovation, new designer lines, repairs by Hi-tech Laser welder & custom design with computerized imaging. Owners Joe & Jaimi Delagrave would like to congratulate, son, Casey Delagrave, on his 5th year as a goldsmith at Button Jewelers and on becoming a GIA Graduate Diamond Grader. They would also like

Eastside Pawns LLC “We would like to thank our customers for over 25 years of business. We wouldn't be here without you!” Eastside Pawns, LLC has been in business for 25 years. Their customers most value their ever changing retail selection and quick cash loans when in need. Debbie Parson says her proudest moment as a business owner was hearing "thank you for being here" from their customers. There is always something new at the pawnshop and you never know what's next. Sometimes it's a TV and sometimes it's a mammoth tooth. What's next? If you have never been to a pawn shop, come and check it out! They enjoy seeing new faces.

BEST JEWELRY STORE WINNER: Button Jewelers FINALIST: Tumbleweed FINALIST: Bruce Simpson Fine Jeweler

to congratulate Jessica Prince on her 2nd year as a top sales associate at Button Jewelers and on becoming a GIA Accredited Jewelry professional. Button Jewelers strives to be the best jewelry professionals in our valley for many years to come.

www.eastsidepawns.com (509)884-2477

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www.firehousepetshop.com (509)668-7387

BEST PAWN SHOP WINNER: Eastside Pawns LLC FINALIST: Barnhart Jewelers, Gemologist & Pawnbroker FINALIST: Pawn Fathers

(509)663-4654

Firehouse Pet Shop

“We appreciate the community support and for voting us the World's Best 6 years in a row. We are proud to be the Wenatchee Valley's only non-chain Pet Store, and are grateful for supporting locally owned small businesses like ours.” Firehouse Pet Shop has been in business for 6 years. They are told that they offer a fun, knowledgeable, and welcoming shop by their customers. Owner Allen Larson says his proudest moment as a business owner is “When we are able to offer our expertise to help solve a problem and the pet parents come back and share how well the solution worked. We love watching our staff help make differences every single day in the world of pet families.”. “On behalf of the 25 members of the Firehouse Pet Shop Squad, we love being a part of your pet’s life!” says Larson.

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BEST PET SHOP WINNER: Firehouse Pet Shop FINALIST: EarthWise Pet Supply & Grooming Wenatchee FINALIST: Petco

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509-884-2477

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BEST PLACE TO BUY A GIFT WINNER: Pybus Public Market FINALIST: Gilded Lily Home FINALIST: Tumbleweed

www.pybuspublicmarket.org (509) 888-3900

BEST GARDEN CENTER WINNER: Sav-Mart FINALIST: Fred Meyer FINALIST: Derby Canyon Natives

www.savmart.net (509)663-1671

On behalf of the 25 members of the Firehouse Pet Shop Squad Thanks for voting us the World’s Best Pet Store! Dog Food & Treats Cat Food & Treats Pet Nutrition Counseling Pet Birthday Club Pet Adoptions Online Ordering & Delivery Service

The Cheesemonger's Shop “We are incredibly honored and humbled for being voted as the "Best Specialty Shop". We must say thank you to all the great communities of Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan, and Grant counties for your enthusiasm and support for The Cheesemonger's Shop(s) during this past year. Blessed.”. The Cheesemonger's Shop has been in business for 4 years. Their customers value their kind, friendly, and cheese educating Monger's, the shopping environment, and their selection of cheese(s) and enjoyable beverages. Owner John Pistoresi says regarding his proudest moment “Being the winner of the Best Specialty Shop award is definitely right up there as one of the proudest moments! However, I must say that I am so proud of my team of Monger's. Our Monger's are so incredible. So committed! The team brings (daily) great

BEST SPECIALITY SHOP WINNER: The Cheesemonger’s Shop FINALIST: Gilded Lily Home FINALIST: D’Olivo Wenatchee

ideas, personality, passion for the shop, and a very hard work ethic into a fast paced work setting.” The Cheesemonger’s Shop introduced many new ideas and branding during the unknowns of COVID-19. www.cheesemongersshop.com (509)548-9011

Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center “Visitors tell us we have the best thrift store in the area; being recognized as the World's Best for the 4th year in a row verifies what we hear!” Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center has been in business for 28 years. Executive Director Dave Tosch says his customers appreciate the great values on high quality merchandise. Tosch’s proudest moment as a business owner was the grand opening of their expanded Christmas Cottage last November. Recently, thrifting has been attracting younger customers. The thrift store is the primary source of funding for the Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center. Quality donations are important to their success. They are open to the public Monday - Friday 9 AM - 4 PM.

BEST THRIFT STORE WINNER: Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center FINALIST: Veterans Warehouse Thrift Store FINALIST: YWCA Thrift Store

www.wenatcheeseniorcenter.com (509)662-7036


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Collins Fashions

BEST TOY STORE

BEST SPORTING GOODS STORE

WINNER: Hooked On Toys & Sporting Goods

WINNER: Hooked On Toys & Sporting Goods

FINALIST: Firehouse Pet Shop

FINALIST: Arlberg Sports

FINALIST: The Time Capsule

FINALIST: Stan’s Merry Mart Inc.

“We are blessed to have received this honor!” Collins Fashions has been in business for 41 years. Their customers value their quality merchandise and service. Marcy Collins says her proudest moment as a business owner is when customers tell their friends about their experience at Collins! There are many comfy, cute shoes and fun accessories new to the store. Come by Collins and check out what they have to offer! www.collinsfashions.com

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www.hookedontoys.com (509) 663-0740

BEST SHOE STORE WINNER: American Shoe Shop, Inc. FINALIST: Performance Footwear FINALIST: Stan’s Merry Mart Inc.

www.ashoeshop.com

WINNER: Collins Fashions FINALIST: The Loft at Urban

(509) 662-5470

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Hooked on Toys

What do you get when you combine children’s toys with sporting equipment? Hooked on Toys, a unique retail store, set out to answer just that. Founded in 1986, Hooked on Toys is a local sporting goods and toy store whose goal, according to the company website, is to “bring families together under one roof.” The retailer does this by bringing together both child and adult, and by

expanding upon what it means to play. “Our selection of products ranges from toys and sporting goods, to water tubes and inflatables, and even paintball equipment,” their website states. “With a diverse staff, many of whom have been with Hooked on Toys for 20 plus years, we are able to also offer a variety of services including Archery/Bow Work, sighting-in scopes

on firearms, and much more.” Hooked on Toys is active in the community by supporting local charities, nonprofits and events such as fishing derbies and game feeds, according to their website. They have won “Best Sporting Goods Store,” for nine years, and “Best Toy Store,” for the past 11 years. Hooked on toys story/ photo credit to Erin Rebar

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Wenatchee Valley Senior Center Thrift Store

THE BEST THRIFT STORE IN WENATCHEE! Your Business Supports Our Organization

Wenatchee Valley Senior Activity Center wenatcheeseniorcenter.com 1312 Maple Street, Wenatchee, Washington - (509) 662-7036


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PICKING WINNERS FOR OVER A DECADE The Annual Wine Issue is your guide to the region’s best wines.

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The Wine issue Winners from the 2018 Wenatchee Wine & Food Festival Wine Competition

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